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Published: 02 February 2012

320 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199744664

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Psychoanalysis and Politics

Histories of Psychoanalysis Under Conditions of Restricted Political Freedom

Edited by Joy Damousi and Mariano Ben Plotkin

  • Previously unpublished material covers the fascinating connections between schools of thought and political movements
  • Human interest stories describe the personal cost for psychoanalysts under various regimes
  • Brings together contributions from innovative scholars of history, politics, and psychoanalysis
  • Required reading for academics interested in the relationship between politics and non-political systems, the transnational circulation of ideas, social movements, and the history of psychoanalysis

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